We offer a comprehensive programme of professional development
training courses designed to keep bursars and members of the senior
management team up-to-date with the key issues affecting
independent schools. Most of these are held in the autumn and
Themed one day events for our member schools include Safer
Recruitment training, Health and Safety, HR, Finance, Estates
Management, IT and Inspections.
Whilst many of our training courses are available to member
schools only, certain courses may be available to
non-members. Please email us or phone
Alma McKellar, Events Manager on 01256 373113 to
see if you are eligible to attend.
Courses open to non-member schools
Brexit Briefing seminars
The ISBA is running a series of five Brexit Briefings in London,
Manchester, Edinburgh, Belfast and Newport, Wales. Although
tailored to the independent schools sector, we would be delighted
to welcome bookings from schools not in membership of the
ISBA. Please see below for further information and
booking. These sessions are free of charge to
"So you want to be a bursar?"
Our popular one-day course will inform and guide those
who are considering a career in the independent schools' sector as
either a bursar or senior member of the support staff.
The next course will take place on Tuesday 14 January
2020 at The Crowne Plaza Hotel, Basingstoke.
For further details and booking, please see below: